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20.22°S 145.91°E 324m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 00:00 EST

Nth Goldfields for Monday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 15.6°C steady
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
E 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1021.6hPa
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 21.5°C
Ayr 19.1°C
Hughenden Ap 19.9°C
Alva Beach 21.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower
16°C

6am

Chance shower
17°C

9am

Shower
19°C

12pm

Shower
21°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 60% 10% 20% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
2
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7
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8
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9
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
2
km/h
3
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 5km/h
ESE
E 2km/h
E
S 4km/h
S
S 6km/h
S
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
E 6km/h
E
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 2km/h
E
E 3km/h
E
Relative Humidity 87% 65% 83% 59% 86% 65% 74% 54% 79% 59% 82% 51% 80% 43%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 13°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:26 EST
sunrise
06:50 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Wed 10:16 EST
set
Wed 22:07 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
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Sun
Jul 23

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 27
13.0°C 25°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
11.6°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
13.7°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
11.8°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 23
11.5°C 25.8°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
435.4mm
41.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
401.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
349.2mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
60.0mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 13

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
13th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
2nd 2000
Average This Month
11.7°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.0°C
4th 2003
Average This Month
24.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.8mm
4.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
197.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1999
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